The Yerington City Council has a five member board which consists of the Mayor and four Council members. Each of these seats are elected to serve four year terms. Elections are held every two (odd) years to stagger the positions.
The next election, to be held will be June 6, 2017. will be for Four council seats on the Yerington City Council. 2 - Four year terms and 2 - Unexpired two year terms.